US Secretary of State Pompeo lands in Oman where he is set to meet new sultan

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. (File photo: AP)

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Oman on Friday and will meet with Sultan Haitham bin Tariq al-Said, the US State Department said in a statement.

Pompeo, who has been traveling overseas including a stop in Saudi Arabia, will also pay respects to the family of Sultan Qaboos bin Said, who died last month.

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